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Basic facts

Original title The Laughing Policeman
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Director
Producer
Screenplay
Original work
Production country
Production company
Classification Allowed from age 15
Swedish release 1974-01-23

Cast

Walter Matthau
Jake Martin

Bruce Dern
Leo Larsen

Val Avery
Pappas

Jonas Wolfe
Collins

Louis Gossett Jr.
Larrimore

Cathy Lee Crosby
Kay Butler

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Titles

Original title
Swedish release title
Title for Swedish DVD release

Crew

Director
Screenplay
Producer
Director of Photography
Music
Author

Cast

Walter Matthau Jake Martin
Bruce Dern Leo Larsen
Val Avery Pappas
Jonas Wolfe Collins
Louis Gossett Jr. Larrimore
Cathy Lee Crosby Kay Butler
Anthony Zerbe löjtnanten
Albert Paulsen Camerero
John Francis Angelo Russo
Jack Krupnick Bill Kennedy

Companies

Production Company Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Distributor in Sweden (35 mm) Fox-MGM Film AB
Distributor in Sweden (DVD) Studio S Entertainment 2012

Swedish censorship / rating

Censorship number 112912
Date 1974-01
Classification Allowed from age 15
Original length 3060 meters
Notes Aktlängder: 565-535-515-545-420-480 = 3060 meter.


Original work

Original title Den skrattande polisen (Novel)
Author Maj Sjöwall
Per Wahlöö


Release dates

Release in Sweden 1974-01-23 Park Stockholm Sweden 111 min
TV showing 2001-09-08 TV4 Sweden
2002-02-16 TV4 Sweden
DVD release 2012-10-24 Sweden

Holdings Film

The information given here refers to film material in the Swedish Film Institute’s archive. Access to the archive’s stock is given on request, for research, other film archives and rights’ holders.

Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 35 mm
Length 3029


Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 16 mm


Element type Sound negative
Gauge 16 mm


Holdings Posters

Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Between 850 x 700 and 850 x 1100


Size Less than 850 x 400


Holdings Scripts

Script type Cutting continuity


Script type Dialoglista
Language Engelska


Holdings Stills

Black and white print SET
Colour prints SET
Slides 11
Album No


Holdings Promotion materials

Type Program/Promotion material


Type Program folio


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